Meet the Staff

KAYLA
Job Title: Patient Care Coordinator

Q: How long have you been with Dr. Gupta’s practice?
A: I started working for Dr. Gupta in 2008 but moved to Germany for a year in 2010. Now I’m back in the states and have been back on the Gupta team for a year this June!

Q: What is the best part of your job?
A: I love being the first person in the office to set the tone for the practice. First impressions are everything. I enjoy being able to see that all of our patients’ needs are being met. I find myself building relationships with them. It’s a really rewarding position!

Q: Have you had a treatment performed by Dr. Gupta?
A: Yes! Dr. Gupta did my breast augmentation in 2013. I breast fed my daughter for nearly a year and had sagging of my right breast. He gave me an augmentation with periareolar mastopexy on my right side. I love how full and perky they look. Who says you can’t look good after having a baby?

Q: Are you a San Diego native?
A: Yes! I was born and raised in Oceanside. I love living so close to the beach; you couldn’t ask for better weather or a more diverse place to live. It’s so nice to be back!

Q: What are some of your favorite hobbies/activities?
A: I love painting, baking and getting crafty with things. My daughter and I are total sun soakers. We love being in the water. Anything outdoors makes a great day!

Q: Where have you traveled? What is your favorite destination?
A: I have lived in Germany and Maryland. I have been to Hawaii, Las Vegas, Cabo San Lucas, New Jersey, Washington, New York and Boston! All places were wonderful; my favorite would be a toss-up between Hawaii and Cabo!

Q: If you could have one super power, what would it be?
A: I would want the power to win the Powerball!


BRIANNA
Job Title: Cosmetic Surgery Coordinator

BriannaQ: How long have you been with Dr. Gupta’s practice?
A: I have worked at the practice since 2010! I love being a part of the Gupta Plastic Surgery team!

Q: What is the best part of your job?
A: I love being able to help patients find the best cosmetic surgery solution that fits them. And then to see how excited and happy they are about the results and outcome of their procedure! It’s always great to see someone get their confidence back with just a simple fix!

Q: Have you had a treatment performed by Dr. Gupta?
A: Yes! Dr. Gupta did my breast reduction almost four years ago, which was the best decision I’ve ever made! I was so happy with the results and felt like a completely new person! I believe in his work 100 percent and recommend everyone I can to him!

Q: Are you a San Diego native?
A: Yes! I was born and raised in Poway. I love everything about San Diego, and what is has to offer us. I’m obsessed with the beach and the warm weather!

Q: What are some of your favorite hobbies/activities?
A: I play on an indoor soccer team every week, and usually play volleyball on the weekends. Along with enjoying hiking, gym time and kayaking, I also run my freelance photography company on the side.

Q: Where have you traveled? What is your favorite destination?
A: I’ve recently been to New York, Washington, Hawaii, Lake Tahoe, Catalina, Mexico, Vegas and Jamaica. They’ve all been fun and exciting! But I must say hiking the Dunns River Falls in Jamaica was pretty amazing!

Q: If you could have one super power, what would it be?
A: I would want the power to teleport! So I can get anywhere in the world in a snap of a finger!


PAULETTE
Job Title: Insurance and Reconstructive Surgery Coordinator

Q: How long have you been with Dr. Gupta’s practice?
A: I have worked with Dr. Gupta since he first started practicing in San Diego in 2004.  I moved to Texas in 2010 but continue to work for Gupta Plastic Surgery remotely from home.

Q: What is the best part of your job?
A: I love being able to assist patients with the coordinating of their reconstructive surgery, as well as navigating through the complicated insurance approval process.

Q: Have you had a treatment performed by Dr. Gupta?
A: Yes! Dr. Gupta performed my abdominoplasty and liposuction back in 2005. I found a new confidence with my new flat stomach and am still happy nine years later! Dr. Gupta has also performed Botox injections on me multiple times.

Q: Are you a San Diego native?
A: Yes! I was born and raised in San Diego. Although I moved to Texas in June of 2010, San Diego will always be my one and only true home!

Q: What are some of your favorite hobbies/activities?
A: I love being the mother of my two very active teenage daughters. Between softball tournaments, martial arts, junior high and high school activities, I find myself relaxing with my husband and our dogs. I am an avid San Diego Chargers fan and love NASCAR.

Q: Where have you traveled? What is your favorite destination?
A: I have traveled to the Caribbean on several occasions, as well as Disney World. I have to say that I love the Caribbean islands!!

Q: If you could have one super power, what would it be?
A: The power to clean the house by blinking!


Dr. GUPTA
Job Title: Medical Director or “Doctor G”

Q: How long have you been with Dr. Gupta’s practice?
A: Pretty much since the very beginning.

Q: What is the best part of your job?
A: Getting to work with an outstanding office staff every day to help restore our patients’ lives and self-esteem.

Q: Have you had a treatment performed by Dr. Gupta?
A: Tried to cut my hair myself but that didn’t go too well.

Q: Are you a San Diego native?
A: No. I was born in Glasgow, Scotland, but grew up in Canada. After training and practicing in Texas for a few years, I moved to San Diego in 2004 with my wife and have loved every minute since!

Q: What are some of your favorite hobbies/activities?
A: Golfing, surfing, tennis, marathon running and playing with my kids.

Q: Where have you traveled? What is your favorite destination?
A: I’ve traveled to a lot of places over the years, but I always enjoy hanging out with my family on a beach with my feet up and a cold beer in my hand.

Q: If you could have one super power, what would it be?
A:  If you asked me about 25 years ago, I would have said X-ray vision, but now I would honestly say the power to look at a cancer and cure it forever.